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WORLD AIDS DAY 2015

EDM (Early Day Motion) 793: tabled on 30 November 2015

Tabled in the 2015-16 session.

This motion has been signed by 62 Members. It has not yet had any amendments submitted.

As this motion is using historical data, we may not have the record of the original ordering, in which case signatories are listed alphabetically.

Motion text

That this House recognises World AIDS Day 2015 which takes place on 1 December 2015; further recognises that the day allows for people throughout the world to unite in support of the fight against HIV; notes that many parliamentarians, as well as the wider public, have shown their support for the initiative by wearing a red ribbon; further notes that approximately 100,000 people are currently living with HIV in the UK, whilst an estimated 34 million people have HIV worldwide; commends the Scottish Government for spending £28 million this year to deliver its revised framework on this issue and to tackle the stigma around HIV infection; and calls on the Government to show its support for World AIDS Day by committing to fight prejudice and improve education concerning HIV.

The first 6 Members who have signed to support the motion are the sponsors. The primary sponsor is generally the person who tabled the motion and has responsibility for it. The date shown is when the Member signed the motion.

In addition to the sponsors, the following Members have signed to support the motion.

Ahmed-Sheikh, Ms Tasmina
Scottish National Party
Signed on 1 December 2015
Ochil and South Perthshire
Bardell, Hannah
Scottish National Party
Signed on 1 December 2015
Livingston
Black, Mhairi
Scottish National Party
Signed on 1 December 2015
Paisley and Renfrewshire South
Blackford, Ian
Scottish National Party
Signed on 1 December 2015
Ross, Skye and Lochaber
Boswell, Philip
Scottish National Party
Signed on 1 December 2015
Coatbridge, Chryston and Bellshill
Bottomley, Sir Peter
Conservative
Signed on 11 January 2016
Worthing West
Brown, Alan
Scottish National Party
Signed on 1 December 2015
Kilmarnock and Loudoun
Cameron, Dr Lisa
Scottish National Party
Signed on 30 November 2015
East Kilbride, Strathaven and Lesmahagow
Chapman, Douglas
Scottish National Party
Signed on 1 December 2015
Dunfermline and West Fife
Cherry, Joanna
Scottish National Party
Signed on 8 December 2015
Edinburgh South West
Cowan, Ronnie
Scottish National Party
Signed on 1 December 2015
Inverclyde
Crawley, Angela
Scottish National Party
Signed on 11 May 2016
Lanark and Hamilton East
Day, Martyn
Scottish National Party
Signed on 1 December 2015
Linlithgow and East Falkirk
Docherty, Martin John
Scottish National Party
Signed on 1 December 2015
West Dunbartonshire
Donaldson, Stuart Blair
Scottish National Party
Signed on 1 December 2015
West Aberdeenshire and Kincardine
Durkan, Mark
Social Democratic & Labour Party
Signed on 30 November 2015
Foyle
Edwards, Jonathan
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 2 December 2015
Carmarthen East and Dinefwr
Evans, Mr Nigel
Conservative
Signed on 3 December 2015
Ribble Valley
Flynn, Paul
Labour
Signed on 9 December 2015
Newport West
Gethins, Stephen
Scottish National Party
Signed on 9 December 2015
North East Fife
Glindon, Mary
Labour
Signed on 2 December 2015
North Tyneside
Godsiff, Mr Roger
Labour
Signed on 5 January 2016
Birmingham, Hall Green
Grady, Patrick
Scottish National Party
Signed on 1 December 2015
Glasgow North
Gray, Neil
Scottish National Party
Signed on 1 December 2015
Airdrie and Shotts
Hendry, Drew
Scottish National Party
Signed on 1 December 2015
Inverness, Nairn, Badenoch and Strathspey
Jones, Gerald
Labour
Signed on 3 December 2015
Merthyr Tydfil and Rhymney
Kerevan, George
Scottish National Party
Signed on 2 December 2015
East Lothian
Kerr, Calum
Scottish National Party
Signed on 1 December 2015
Berwickshire, Roxburgh and Selkirk
Kinnock, Stephen
Labour
Signed on 8 December 2015
Aberavon
Law, Chris
Scottish National Party
Signed on 1 December 2015
Dundee West
MacNeil, Angus Brendan
Scottish National Party
Signed on 3 December 2015
Na h-Eileanan an Iar
Marsden, Gordon
Labour
Signed on 15 December 2015
Blackpool South
McCaig, Callum
Scottish National Party
Signed on 1 December 2015
Aberdeen South
McDonald, Stewart Malcolm
Scottish National Party
Signed on 1 December 2015
Glasgow South
McDonald, Stuart C.
Scottish National Party
Signed on 1 December 2015
Cumbernauld, Kilsyth and Kirkintilloch East
McDonnell, Dr Alasdair
Social Democratic & Labour Party
Signed on 2 December 2015
Belfast South
McGarry, Natalie
Independent
Signed on 1 December 2015
Glasgow East
McLaughlin, Anne
Scottish National Party
Signed on 1 December 2015
Glasgow North East
McNally, John
Scottish National Party
Signed on 2 December 2015
Falkirk
Meale, Sir Alan
Labour
Signed on 1 December 2015
Mansfield
Monaghan, Carol
Scottish National Party
Signed on 3 December 2015
Glasgow North West
Monaghan, Dr Paul
Scottish National Party
Signed on 10 December 2015
Caithness, Sutherland and Easter Ross
Mullin, Roger
Scottish National Party
Signed on 1 December 2015
Kirkcaldy and Cowdenbeath
Newlands, Gavin
Scottish National Party
Signed on 3 December 2015
Paisley and Renfrewshire North
Oswald, Kirsten
Scottish National Party
Signed on 14 December 2015
East Renfrewshire
Ritchie, Ms Margaret
Social Democratic & Labour Party
Signed on 1 December 2015
South Down
Robinson, Gavin
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 2 December 2015
Belfast East
Shannon, Jim
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 1 December 2015
Strangford
Stephens, Chris
Scottish National Party
Signed on 3 December 2015
Glasgow South West
Thomas-Symonds, Nick
Labour
Signed on 4 December 2015
Torfaen
Vaz, Keith
Labour
Signed on 1 December 2015
Leicester East
Weir, Mike
Scottish National Party
Signed on 1 December 2015
Angus
Whiteford, Dr Eilidh
Scottish National Party
Signed on 1 December 2015
Banff and Buchan
Whitford, Dr Philippa
Scottish National Party
Signed on 1 December 2015
Central Ayrshire
Williams, Mr Mark
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 10 December 2015
Ceredigion
Wilson, Corri
Scottish National Party
Signed on 3 December 2015
Ayr, Carrick and Cumnock

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.